Part Hollywood film lore, part ethnographic documentary, "Tigrero" never quite decides what kind of film it's going to be, as viewers interested in the Karaja people of Brazil's Mato Grosso may not…
Rhino Entertainment, whose record label brought us Gefilte Joe and the Fish and a comprehensive Aretha Franklin collection, now plans to create a film production company that will put Hunter S…
The Queen of Appropriation gets full-frontal exposure in "Sandra Bernhard: Confession of a Pretty Lady," a midlength docu that's short on confessions but comes as close as any film is likely to get…
Citing viewer response, NBC will repeat “Ancient Prophecies” from 7-9 p.m. April 10. The special aired last week opposite the Grammys. The network said it received more than 2,500 calls regarding the…
A former MCA employee who pleaded guilty to firing a rifle at the company's high-rise headquarters last April 20 was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison.
Part docu-diary, part theological quest, part family therapy session and part improvised comedy, Caveh Zahedi's second feature, "I Don't Hate Las Vegas Anymore," is a one-of-a-kind talkfest that's as…
Sixteen episodes of “Fame” appeared on NBC from January 1982 through August 1983, when it jumped into firstrun production. There were 131 more episodes produced for syndication from fall 1983-87. A…
Lancit Media Prods. Ltd. has acquired movie and TV rights to Lois Lowry's 1994 Newbery Medal-winning novel "The Giver."
Nicole Kidman has joined the cast of the 66th Academy Awards show, being produced by Gilbert Cates. It is the second appearance as a presenter for Kidman , who has signed on to star in Columbia’s “To…
Former MGM exec Don Barrett has joined Nest Prods. as a senior veepee of marketing, just in time to help the fledgling indie market its first theatrical release, "The Swan Princess."